From Stressful Job to Dream Job in 5 Steps

The whole recruitment process can take months in some cases. You might have to go through a couple of stressful interviews and, in some cases, you might even have to take part in a test or exam. So, there is no wonder that you experience such relief once you find out that the whole ordeal … Continue reading “From Stressful Job to Dream Job in 5 Steps”

Considering Working for A Startup? Ask These 6 Questions First

Joining a startup can be a remarkably rewarding career experience, but it is also a very risky job move because a lot of startups wind up failing.  The SBA (Small Business Administration) business failure statistics report that 50% of all new businesses will fail in their first 5 years. The best way to avoid joining … Continue reading “Considering Working for A Startup? Ask These 6 Questions First”

3 Ways to Use Social Media in Your Job Search (and 3 Ways to Avoid)

Many of us view social media as a way to keep up with the lives of old friends and family. That’s a pretty good use for it, right? But as social media has expanded, its potential as a resource for its users, especially professionally, has grown tremendously. LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter,Pinterest and Instagram are just a … Continue reading “3 Ways to Use Social Media in Your Job Search (and 3 Ways to Avoid)”

5 Techniques You Need to Know About Job Search

In recent years, finding employment is one of the most hectic tasks ever. Job hunting, job seeking and job searching are three different words which are used interchangeably in different areas. Many of us have an idea of how complicated it is to find the right job for ourselves. Due to the increase in competition, … Continue reading “5 Techniques You Need to Know About Job Search”

How To Find A Job That Best Suits Your Personality?

According to a study conducted by Gallup, a staggering fact emerged -only 13 percent of the global workforce feels truly engaged with their work. This means that the rest of the lot are less productive than their peers, and are probably in the wrong industry/profession. That is – more than 75 percent of the global … Continue reading “How To Find A Job That Best Suits Your Personality?”

5 Communication Skills That Will Aid Your Job Search

The job application process may seem rather straightforward. First, you send your resume and cover letter, then, you succeed in the interview, and finally, you get the job. But in today’s ultra-competitive job market, a job search is a very tiresome and a stressful process, and very often your efforts are not repaid properly and … Continue reading “5 Communication Skills That Will Aid Your Job Search”

#64 – Career Expert Series – Over 50 and Motivated with Brian Howard

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 28:14 — 26.3MB)Subscribe to The CareerMetis Podcast Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSFor Episode 64 of The CareerMetis Podcast, we will be hearing from a returning guest Brian Howard. Guest Introduction – Brian Howard Brian Howard is becoming a regular … Continue reading “#64 – Career Expert Series – Over 50 and Motivated with Brian Howard”

How to Find Your Dream Job

One of the most challenging tasks for job seekers is landing that dream job that you actually enjoy doing. It is common for job seekers to spend significant time and resources going through job sites and sending out numerous resumes without getting as much as a response from employers, let alone landing their dream job. … Continue reading “How to Find Your Dream Job”

The Best Tools to Get Hired in Under 30 Days

When you’re between jobs, every day can feel like a year. No wonder. It’s a frustrating time during which you have to face rejection and failure almost daily. If only there was a way to speed things up. But alas, life sometimes allows for no shortcuts. Sometimes, you can only succeed through sheer determination and … Continue reading “The Best Tools to Get Hired in Under 30 Days”

How to Stand Out and Get Hired in A Competitive Job Market

Work: Everyone’s favorite word.  Meme’s abound with our society’s ‘passion’ for the daily grind, and yet every day we wake up, put in our hours, and take it with a grain of salt that this is what it means to be an adult. Work just becomes another thing we have to put up with in … Continue reading “How to Stand Out and Get Hired in A Competitive Job Market”